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Benefit screening of local UFO film ‘The Maury Island Incident’ will be Aug. 1

Benefit screening of local UFO film ‘The Maury Island Incident’ will be Aug. 1

A benefit screening of the locally-produced UFO film “The Maury Island Incident” for Discover Burien will take place on Friday night, Aug. 1 at the Tin Theater in Burien, starting at 7 p.m. “The... [Read more]

Welcome our latest innovation: our own 24/7 ‘Puget Sound Weather Geek’!

Welcome our latest innovation: our own 24/7 ‘Puget Sound Weather Geek’!

Press PLAY for live streaming video by the Puget Sound Weather Geek! We’re proud to introduce our latest innovation – our own hyperlocal weatherperson, the Puget Sound Weather Geek (aka Chris... [Read more]

Suspicious package found at Normandy Park Market

Suspicious package found at Normandy Park Market

Photos courtesy Normandy Park Police Department A suspicious package caused Normandy Park Police to call in the Port of Seattle bomb squad Friday afternoon (April 11) to investigate a package in the... [Read more]

Rare Normandy Park nighttime burglary quickly solved

Rare Normandy Park nighttime burglary quickly solved

Normandy Park Police Chief Chris Gaddis says two pre-dawn burglary attempts were solved within hours. “Due to the fantastic police work by Officer Dave Unger and Officer Jeremy Hedrick, we have arrested... [Read more]

Normandy Park crime generally down, arrests and service calls up

Normandy Park crime generally down, arrests and service calls up

by Jack Mayne Burglaries and assaults were down in Normandy Park last year over 2012, Police Chief Chris Gaddis told the City Council Tuesday night. Increases were logged for the number of calls for service,... [Read more]

UPDATE: 23-year old man arrested in fatal shooting in Normandy Park

UPDATE: 23-year old man arrested in fatal shooting in Normandy Park

On Saturday (Jan. 25) afternoon just before 3 p.m., Normandy Park Police responded to a report of a shooting and found a deceased male in the 18500 block of Normandy Terrace SW (map here). Police were... [Read more]

Normandy Park Police warning of car thieves wearing ‘Security’ jackets

Normandy Park Police warning of car thieves wearing ‘Security’ jackets

Normandy Park Police announced on their Facebook Page that Tuesday morning (Sept. 24), a little after 5 a.m., Officer Shawn Hayes and Officer Dave Unger arrested a female for vehicle prowl and theft in... [Read more]

Hanbleceya and its leaders fined for investment law violations

Hanbleceya and its leaders fined for investment law violations

by Jack Mayne Two people involved in Hanbleceya, the now defunct Normandy Park mental health treatment and housing program, and the ownership corporation have been fined assessed costs totaling $18,500... [Read more]

New Normandy Park City Manager Glenn Akramoff sees the glass as ‘Half Full’

New Normandy Park City Manager Glenn Akramoff sees the glass as ‘Half Full’

by Ralph Nichols New Normandy Park City Manager Glenn Akramoff walked onto a financial tightrope when he started his new job July 8. But, Akramoff told The B-Town Blog recently, Normandy Park’s financial... [Read more]

City of Normandy Park wins 2013 ‘Smart Communities’ Award

City of Normandy Park wins 2013 ‘Smart Communities’ Award

Governor Jay Inslee on Tuesday (June 11) announced winners of the 2013 Smart Communities Awards, which included the City of Normandy Park for its Manhattan Village Subarea Plan. Now in its eighth year,... [Read more]